BlackRock on Thursday reported record assets under management of $3.792 trillion as of Dec. 31, up 3% from the prior quarter and 8% higher than the end of 2011, according to the company's earnings statement.
Net inflows to BlackRock's long-term strategies were $47 billion for the latest quarter. That total reflected inflows of $31.2 billion to equity, $12.4 billion to fixed income and $4.1 billion to multiasset strategies. Alternatives strategies had net outflows of $700 million.
Assets in BlackRock's iShares ETF business totaled $752.7 billion in the latest quarter, up 6.6% from the third quarter and 26% above a year earlier.
BlackRock reported fourth-quarter net inflows of $35.7 billion for all its iShares strategies, with about $30 billion into its equity products, $4.5 billion into fixed income and $1.1 billion into alternatives.